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Business BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate at Hull College Group

Course description

Do you see yourself as the next Alan Sugar? This could be where it all starts for you!

This one year course is a fantastic starting point for anyone with a keen interest
in business. This course aims to give students practical knowledge of a range of business skills, a thorough understanding of the key elements within business and delivers hands-on active learning through participation in employer-led projects.

You will also have the opportunity to improve your Maths and English skills by resitting Maths and English GCSE where necessary.


Course content

  • Enterprise in the Business World
  • Finance for Business
  • Financial Planning and Forecasting
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Promoting a Brand

Entry requirements

  • 4 GCSEs at Grade D or above, including English.
  • Students progressing from Level 1 will require Functional Skills in Maths & English and an assessment.


The course is assessed via a combination of external examinations and internal assessments.

Future opportunities

Successful completion of this course at Merit level or above would allow progression onto the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hull College Group directly.

Last updated date: 15 April 2016

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